2017 Winners

The finalists of the 2017 Food and Farming Awards are shown below:

Retailer of the Year

 Winner                             Aldi

Agronomist of the Year

Sponsored By

Winner                   Andrew Goodison, Hutchinson’s


Highly Commended Samuel Deane, Premium Crops

Outstanding Contribution to Agriculture

Sponsored By

Winner                 Professor Sandra Edwards

Highly Commended  Daphne Tilley MBE

Food Innovation of the Year

Winner                    Natures Crops International

Highly Commended Langfords Welsh Sausage Company

Progressive Farmer of the Year

Sponsored By

Winner                      Andrew Booth, Savock Farm/ The Store Farm Shop

Highly Commended  Edward Hammond, John Hammond & Co

Farm Business of the Year

Sponsored By

Winner                   Messrs Charles Hay

Highly Commended LM Porter, Seaton Farm

Farm Manager of the Year 

Winner                           Andrew Mahon, Glebe Farm 

Highly Commended   David Bell, Fairfield Farm

Food Chain Marketing Award

Sponsored By

Winner                        The Yorkshire Wagyu Company


Highly Commended Cwm Farm

Family Business of the Year 

Winner                        Bretforton Farm, Spot Loggins Ice Cream

Highly Commended    Tim’s Dairy


Young Farmer of the Year 

Winner                      Molly Westwood, Panda Holsteins

Highly Commended James Wright, James Wright Agriculture

Farm Innovation of the Year 

Winner                           JL Baxter & Son

Highly Commended     G J Yeomans


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